September 18, 2012

Fungal Infections

Posted in INFECTIONS - FUNGAL tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , at 4:34 pm by PCOSLady

FUNGAL INFECTIONS
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http://www.bettermedicine.com/article/fungal-infections
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What are fungal infections?
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Fungal infections are infections caused by a fungus, a type of microorganism. Two common causes of fungal infections are a fungus called tinea and yeast infections caused by the fungus Candida albicans.
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Some very common types of fungal infections caused by tinea include:
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~ Athlete’s foot
~ Jock itch
~ Ringworm
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Common yeast infections, also called candida and candidiasis, can infect other areas of the body including:
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~ Digestive tract (gastroenteritis)
~ Lungs
~ Mouth (oral thrush)
~ Vagina (vaginal yeast infection, vaginal thrush)
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In most cases, fungal infections are treatable in generally healthy people. However, these infections are more likely to occur and can be more difficult to treat in people with weakened immune systems due to such conditions as HIV/AIDS, diabetes, or taking steroid medications or chemotherapy. In these cases, complications of fungal infections may become life threatening.
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Recurring fungal infections can also be a symptom of a serious, undiagnosed, underlying disease, such as HIV/AIDS or diabetes. Seek prompt medical care for recurring fungal infections including vaginal yeast infections.
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What are the symptoms of fungal infections?
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Symptoms of fungal infections differ depending on the type and severity of the infection, the area of the body affected, and individual factors…. Read more about fungal infections symptoms
What causes fungal infections?
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Different types of fungus cause a variety of fungal infections:… Read more about fungal infections causes at the site page…
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PCOS Lady:
Fungal Arthritis is something to consider, especially if medication(s) are not helping you…
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How are fungal infections treated?
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Treatment of fungal infections begins with seeking regular medical care throughout your life. Regular medical care allows your health care professional to assess your risks of developing fungal infections and promptly order diagnostic testing for fungal infections and underlying conditions as needed. These measures greatly increase the chances of diagnosing and treating underlying causes of fungal infections in their earliest stages…. Read more about fungal infections treatments at the site…
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SITES
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http://arthritis.about.com/od/fungal/Fungal_Arthritis_Mycotic_Cause_Diagnosis_Symptoms_Treatment.htm
~ About.com … Fungal Arthritis (Mycotic) – Cause – Diagnosis – Symptoms – Treatment

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  1. 爪水虫 said,

    very nice blog for PCOS lady…


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